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The Escape Key

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
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Great fun and testing - Witch

As a group of 4 we very much enjoyed the witch escape room! Great fun but also quite testing, it... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Joenicholson1996
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Excellent fun day for 9 teenage girls - very accommodating

Emailed to book at last minute. Really helpful and informaive. Booked in 2 escape rooms at last... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Explore778354
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The Escape Key is the North East's newest escape room centre located in an atmospheric warehouse in the historic Gallowgate area (the place where witches were once hanged) of the city. We aim to give you the best possible experience with the quality...more
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60-62 St. Andrews Street, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 5SF, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

As a group of 4 we very much enjoyed the witch escape room! Great fun but also quite testing, it was our first time at an escape room in general but just managed to escape with 3 minutes to spare!

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Joenicholson1996
Reviewed 2 days ago

Emailed to book at last minute. Really helpful and informaive. Booked in 2 escape rooms at last minute. Great experience. The girls really enjoyed it. Thank yo

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Explore778354
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We visited the Escape Key today and had a brilliant time. The staff fully immerse you in this family run treat. The puzzles are challenging but not impossible and the story helps the experience flow. We all enjoyed the experience and would highly recommend a...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank AlanBoxley
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

First visit, we did the witch room and absolutely loved it! Everything was very smooth from booking online, getting immediate confirmation by email and even a reminder on the day! My daughter had done another escape room but said this one was much better. The...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We had a great time solving the clues in the plague room. It was challenging at times and the adrenaline was pumping as the clock ticked down but we did it! The Escape Key was very well organised and presented and the staff were great....More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank SnapperRich
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We booked up for the Plague room. None of the group had been to an escape room before and we were not disappointed. Very well thought out. We all had an amazing experience and managed to get out with less than 1 minute to spare....More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank NatalieLarry1
J9991KAmartina, Owner at The Escape Key, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for that kind review- really pleased you had a great time

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Such a great escape room, we had so much fun! We would 100% recommend- I’m sure we will be back soon!

Date of experience: April 2019
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J9991KAmartina, Owner at The Escape Key, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Really happy you enjoyed the room. Than you for taking the time to write a review.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a fantastic escape room...well thought out, well organised and very friendly/helpful staff. I will definitely be returning to do one of the other themed escape rooms. We thoroughly enjoyed ourselves! Thank you 😃

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank FranjipanK83
J9991KAmartina, Owner at The Escape Key, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the review- glad you had such a good time!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a fantastic time today celebrating my fiance's birthday with our friends. We tackled the "Armageddon" room and only just made it out in time. We had a brilliant time and can't wait to return to try out the other rooms. Thank you for a...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank AllisonS2239
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went as a family of five, plus a family friend - kids aged between 10 and 15. Just fancied doing something different. None of use had tried an escape room before so I messaged Martin to ask his advice on which room might suit...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank sachafrances
J9991KAmartina, Owner at The Escape Key, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Thanks so much for your review, we really appreciate it! It’s brilliant to hear the kids are still talking about it. Hope to see you her again one day.

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Response from SalfordRed70 | Reviewed this property |
Scary no Eerie yes . Loosely fitted cuffs but absolutely nothing to make you feel untoward . You should only be in them for 5 mins max 😉
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